Kaya FC U-13 bags silver in int’l tourney


Posted at Dec 06 2018 10:13 PM

Kaya FC U-13 bags silver in int’l tourney 1
The Kaya FC Elite U13 got silver in the Phuket Football Tournament. Paco Guerrero

The Kaya FC Elite U13 team took home silver during the recent Phuket Football Tournament in Thailand, after bowing, 1-0, to defending champion BIS Cruzeiros.

Team captain Enzo Courbet won the tournament’s Most Valuable Player award.

The lone Filipino team, which is this year’s U13 YFL Champion in the country, earlier beat the Cruzeiros in the group stage 1-0, but lost via a header off a corner kick in the finals.

Kaya FC topped its group consisting of Thailand, Japan, and Australia.

The tournament took place in Thanyapura Sports Complex in Phuket from November 30-December 2.

Phuket Cup is an annual international football tournament in Thailand which gathers football players in Southeast Asia under the 13 and 15 age groups, respectively.

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